TERMS OF SERVICE

Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation (hereinafter “Salt + Light Media”) is the owner of the website saltandlighttv.org and seletlumieretv.org. Salt + Light Media’s head office is located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Our websites are controlled and administered in Canada. We do not make any warranties or representations that our websites are available for use at any locations outside of Canada. If you access our site from outside of Canada, you are responsible for complying with all applicable laws and regulations.

BY ACCESSING OUR WEBSITE(S), AS DEFINED HEREIN, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND AGREE TO ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE OUR WEBSITE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE LEGALLY BOUND AND COMPLY WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE OUR WEBSITE(S).

These Terms and Conditions apply to all Salt + Light Media’s internet sites including saltandlighttv.org, seletlumieretv.org and thefrancisimpact.com (each a Salt + Light Media Site, and, collectively Salt + Light Media Sites). You agree without reservation, to be bound to these Terms and Conditions and such other additional or alternative terms, conditions, rules and policies which are displayed or which you may be directed in connection with any particular Salt + Light Media Sites, as may be modified by Salt + Light Media from time to time. If you do not agree with any of these Terms and Conditions, you are not permitted to access any Salt + Light Media Site.

Salt + Light Media unilaterally reserves the right to add, remove or modify any portion of these Terms and Conditions and it shall do so unfettered and at its sole discretion. By continuing to access any Salt + Light Media Site shall mean you accept those changes.

PRIVACY

Any collection, use and/or disclosure of information by us in connection with your use of Salt + Light Media’s Sites is governed by our Privacy Policy which can be access at: slmedia.org/privacy

REGISTRATION, ACCOUNTS AND PASSWORDS

Certain features of our website may require registration. Should you choose to register, you agree to provide current, accurate and complete information about yourself as required by the registration process. You agree to promptly update any information that is incorrect. You agree to maintain the confidentiality of your username, password and all account identifiers. Salt + Light Media is not responsible whatsoever for any loss or damages should your username, password and/or account identifiers become lost or stolen by your negligence.

You agree to immediately notify Salt + Light Media of any unauthorized use of your username, password or account.

Salt + Light Media shall not be held responsible whatsoever for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with, your failure to comply with this section.

RESTRICTION ON USE OF MATERIAL

All material, information and content available on Salt + Light Media Sites (collectively, “Content”) including the manner in which the Content is presented are copyright. Salt + Light Media reserves all rights.

Salt + Light Media grants you a limited non-exclusive, non-transferable license to use and display on your computer or electronic device, the Content for your own personal and non-commercial use only, provide that you do not modify the Content and that you maintain all copyrighted and proprietary notices. Except as provided herein, you agree not to reproduce, make derivative works of, retransmit, distribute, publish, sell, broadcast, communicate, or otherwise make available any of the Content obtained through Salt + Light Media including, but without limitation, by framing or cashing or similar means, without the prior written consent of the respective copyright holder.

TRADEMARKS

Any use of trademarks appearing on any Salt + Light Media site without the express written approval of the trademark owner is strictly prohibited.

USER CONDUCT

Your use of any Salt + Light Media site constitutes your acceptance that you will comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including these Terms and Conditions when using our websites. You acknowledge and agree that Salt + Light Media may investigate any violations of the law and may cooperate with law enforcement officials should we be required to by law or if it is in Salt + Light Media’s interest to do so.

You also agree not to post, transmit, link to, or otherwise distribute material or content that would give rise to a criminal offence or civil liability or otherwise use our website that is contrary to law or would restrict another’s use of Salt + Light Media’s websites.

CONTENT SUBMISSIONS

By uploading any materials or content on any Salt + Light Media website, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such materials expressly grants) to Salt + Light Media a worldwide, perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable and non-exclusive right and license to use, copy, adapt, transmit, communicate, publicly display and perform, distribute and create compilations and derivative works from such submitted materials or content for the purpose of publishing and promoting such materials in connection with the website. Such license shall apply with respect to any form, media technology now known or later developed. You also warrant that all moral rights in the material and/or content have been waived.

Additionally, you automatically grant to Salt + Light Media (or warrant that the owner of such materials expressly grants) to Salt + Light Media a worldwide, perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable and non-exclusive right and license to broadcast and televise use, copy, adapt, transmit, communicate, publicly display and perform, distribute and create compilations and derivative works from such submitted materials or content for the purpose of publishing and promoting such materials in connection with the website.

Salt + Light Media will not be responsible for the content or accuracy of any information. This also applies any responsibility for any reliance or decisions made based on such information.

Using our website, materials or content for any commercial purpose or that brings disrepute to Salt + Light Media is strictly prohibited.

Please note Salt + Light Media reserves the right to post and remove any material, in whole or in part, at its unfettered digression. We shall do so without notice to any interested party.

DISCLAIMER

YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE AS FOLLOWS: (A) ALL SERVICES AND CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN ‘AS IS’ BASIS AND WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR CONDITIONS (TAKEN TOGETHER IN THIS SECTION AS “WARRANTIES”) OF ANY KIND, WHETHER IT IS EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT AND THAT ANY SUCH WARRANTIES ARE HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED, AND (B) SALT + LIGHT MEDIA SPECIFICALLY MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT OUR WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION OR PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE USE OF OUR WEBSITES WILL BE PROVIDED ON AN UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE BASIS OR THAT SUCH SERVICE OR THE RESULTS DERIVED THEREFROM WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR EXPECTATIONS.

MONITORING

You acknowledge and agree that Salt + Light Media has no obligation to monitor its websites or any content accessible through its websites. However, you acknowledge and agree that Salt + Light Media has the right to monitor any Salt +Light Media website. We do so pursuant to law, regulation or other reasonable governmental request, and we also do so pursuant to our own interests. This is done in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGY:

Salt + Light Media uses cookies and/or other similar technology. This may be controlled by us or a third party service provider or advertising providers. We may utilize this technology to: (a) generate usage and performance data concerning your use of the Content and the Services, (b) deliver interest-based advertising to you, (c) collect information for security purposes, (d) to help use the website more effectively, and (e) to otherwise help us to enhance and improve our content and/or websites.

Should you not wish to have cookies enabled, you can disable them through your web browser settings. Please note that disabling cookies may impair functionality of the websites. Disabling cookies may prevent you from using website features.

MODIFICATIONS

Salt + Light Media reserves the right to change any part of these Terms and Conditions without notice. These changes shall be effective on the date it is posted on our website, saltandlighttv.org. You are advised to check the Terms and Conditions on a frequent basis. Your continued use of the website constitutes your acceptance of those changes. Salt + Light Media may change, modify, suspend or discontinue any aspect of its website or content from time to time without notice or liability and for any reason whatsoever.

CONTENT LINKED TO SALT + LIGHT MEDIA SITE

Salt + Light Media may provide links on our website. These links are strictly provided for convenience. It is not to be taken as an endorsement by us. You are advised that these links may not be under the control of Salt + Light Media. By clicking on the external link, you assume all risk. It is your sole responsibility to guard against viruses and other types of malware.

Furthermore, Salt + Light Media is not responsible for the content of third party linked websites. We do not make any representations, warranties, or endorsements relating to their information, products or services. Accordingly, you agree that Salt + Light Media will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, relevancy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in any site linked from a Salt + Light Media Site.

DEALINGS WITH THIRD PARTIES

You acknowledge and agree that any dealings with third parties, including any merchants or advertisers, found on, or through, a Salt + Light Media site, are solely between you and the third parties. You agree Salt + Light Media shall not be held responsible in any way whatsoever or any loss or damage of any kind incurred.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless each of Salt + Light Media, its affiliates and licensors and each of their respective officers, directors, employees and agents, including all third parties mentioned on a Salt + Light Media site, from and against all and any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from or related to: (a) your breach of these Terms and Conditions; (b) your access to or use of a Salt + Light Media website or content; or (c) your use or reliance on, or publication, communication or distribution of anything on or from Salt + Light Media. You shall use your best efforts to cooperate with us in the defence of any claim. We reserve the right, at our expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you.

YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT SHALL SALT + LIGHT MEDIA, INCLUDING ITS AFFILIATES AND LICENSORS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, ANY DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFIT, SAVINGS, GOODWILL OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SALT + LIGHT MEDIA HAD BEEN ADVISED OR COULD HAVE FORSEEN THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH: (A) THE USE, INABILITY TO USE ANY OF SALT + LIGHT MEDIA’S WEBSITES; (B) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR MODIFICATION TO ANY OF YOUR CONTENT OR TRANSMISSIONS, OR (C) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO SALT + LIGHT MEDIA WEBSITE.

You expressly acknowledge that Salt + Light Media has entered into this agreement, and has or will make available a Salt + Light Media website to you in reliance upon the limitations and exclusions of liability and all the disclaimers set forth herein, and that the same form an essential basis of the bargain between you and Salt + Light Media. You expressly agree that all the limitations and exclusions of liability and disclaimers set forth herein will survive, and continue to apply in the case of, a fundamental breach, the failure of essential purpose of contract, the failure of any exclusive remedy or termination of this agreement.

GOVERNING LAW

These Terms and Conditions shall be interpreted, construed and governed by the laws and regulations in force in the Province of Ontario, Canada without reference to conflict of laws principles. All parties agree to attorn to the Courts of the Province of Ontario and/or the Federal Courts of Canada and to waive any objection based upon venue.

TERMINATION

You acknowledge and agree that Salt + Light Media, in its sole, unfettered and absolute discretion, may, without any notice to you, suspend or terminate your account, or access to, any or all Salt + Light Media websites for any reason whatsoever. You further agree that Salt + Light Media shall not be liable to you or any other person as a result of the termination or suspension of your account or your access to our websites.

You may not assign your rights or obligations to anyone. These Terms & Conditions constitute the entire agreement between Salt + Light Media and you pertaining to your use on any of our websites. This agreement supercedes any other agreement with respect to this subject matter hereto.

Salt + Light Media’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict compliance or performance of any right or provision shall not be construed to be a waiver of any kind. If any term of these Terms and Conditions are deemed to be void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination shall not affect the remaining provisions (or parts thereof) contained herein.

(Last updated February 2020)